The Crossbowman’s Den


The complete crossbow workshop

Welcome to the Crossbowman's Den! This site features Robin Allen, a crossbow-maker whose craftsmanship has been recognized worldwide.

Robin passed away on July 10, 2010.  A Celebration of Life was held at the Gibsons Legion on July 31, 2010.  On November 11, 2010 Robin was honoured by his family and friends with a gun salute and an unusual send-off.  Click here to see the video

NEWS about Robin’s workshop:

Mike, Neils and Gary who learned much of Robin’s skills will continue to use Robin’s workshop to promote his legacy and teach younger adults the art of crossbow making.  A Robin Allen Foundation is being created to help make the workshop a place to remember Robin and learn about his skills.

Should you want to keep in touch about what is happening at Robin’s Workshop, please email Mike:


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Updated: November 13, 2010